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Welcome to Antigo ...

The city of Antigo is located in Langlade County<1> and is the County Seat for Langlade County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Antigo has a population of 7,776 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Antigo.

Antigo is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Antigo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Antigo: (715) and (534)<4>

The ZIP code for Antigo: 54409<5>

Websites for Antigo ...

Official Website: www.antigo-city.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Antigo had an population of 7,776 people. This is a decrease of 5.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Antigo had a population of 8,234 people (which is 41.22% of the total population of Langlade County). This makes Antigo the county's most populous community.

The population of Antigo represents 0.14% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 114th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,234 people, the population of Antigo decreased 3.81% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,560 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Antigo.

Communities near Antigo ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Antigo.

  • Birnamwood [Shawano County]
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    • Birnamwood [Shawano County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Antigo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 772 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birnamwood have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Hatley [Marathon County]
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    • Hatley [Marathon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Antigo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 603 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Mattoon [Shawano County]
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    • Mattoon [Shawano County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Antigo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 412 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mattoon have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • White Lake [Langlade County]
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    • White Lake [Langlade County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Antigo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 353 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Aniwa [Shawano County]
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      • Aniwa [Shawano County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Antigo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aniwa have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Eland [Shawano County]
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      • Eland [Shawano County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Antigo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 205 people
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    • Bryant [Langlade County]
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      • Bryant [Langlade County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Antigo
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryant have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Phlox [Langlade County]
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      • Phlox [Langlade County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Antigo
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    • Glandon [Marathon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glandon
      • Glandon [Marathon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Antigo
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    • Zoar [Menominee County]
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      • Zoar [Menominee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Antigo
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zoar

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Antigo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antigo.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Antigo. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Antigo.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Antigo. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Antigo.

Adding Antigo to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Antigo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Antigo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Antigo on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Antigo on our Genealogy Page.

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About Langlade County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Antigo: www.antigo-city.org/

The official website for Langlade County: www.co.langlade.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Langlade, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Antigo.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Antigo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Antigo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Antigo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Antigo) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Antigo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AntigoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antigo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1405, Longitude: -89.1522    
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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